Types of Visits

Mode that combines night visit to Nasrid Palaces lit and daytime visit to Alcazaba, the Generalife Gardens and Palace on two consecutive days.

Otras visitas

Alhambra Experiences

This ticket option gives you access to an evening visit to the Nasrid Palaces and a morning visit to the Alcazaba and Generalife Palace and Gardens on the following day.



The visit commences at the Alhambra Atrium, where tickets are sold and information on the visits is made available. The route continues along a passageway by the walls, looking onto the Torre del Agua (Water Tower), Torre de Baltasar de la Cruz, Torre de los Siete Suelos (Seven-Storeyed Tower), Tower del Capitán, Torre de la Bruja (Tower of the Witch) and Torre de las Cabezas (Tower of Heads), arriving at the Palace of Charles V (on visit) through the gates Puerta de la Justicia or the Puerta de los Carros.
The visit continues through the following areas:

  • Patio de Machuca (organised visits).
  • Mexuar.
  • Patio y Cuarto Dorado.
  • Court of the Myrtles (Patio de los Arrayanes).
  • Sala de la Barca.
  • Throne room.
  • Mirador de la Reja.
  • The Emperor’s chambers.
  • Carlos V corridor.
  • Sala de Dos Hermanas (including visit to the Sala de los Ajimeces and the Mirador de Lindaraja).
  • Court of the Lions (Patio de los Leones).
  • Sala de los Mocárabes.
  • Patio de los Arrayanes (south gallery ).
  • Exhibition of the lions.
  • Puerta del Príncipe (exit gate).

IMPORTANT: The evening visit to Nasrid Palaces does not include admission to the Generalife, since there is a specific evening visit, scheduled for the same time, to get to know this illumined area.You are kindly requested to keep your flash turned off during the evening visit, since the use of flash bothers other visitors who cannot enjoy undisturbed their visit to the Nasrid Palaces.

VISIT TO GARDENS (on the following day)

Visit includes:

  • Cypress Grove, Secano (dryland), San Francisco Gardens. 
  • Alcazaba: Jardín de los Adarves (Wall-walk Garden). 
  • Partal: Portico of the Palace, gardens and passageways, Palace of Yusuf III, Promenade of Towers. 
  • Generalife Palace: Lower Gardens and Upper Gardens (Patio de la Acequia, Patio de la Sultana and Water Stairway). 

The “area of the month” may be visited, discretionally, only if on the route for the visit.

Proposed route map Generalife and Gardens

Proposed route map Evening Visit to Nasrid Palaces


15 March – 14 October

  • Tuesdays to Saturdays
  • Ticket office open: 21.30– 22.45
  • Visiting times: 22.00–23.30
  • Morning visits: 8.30–14.00

15 October – 14 March

  • Fridays to Saturdays
  • Ticket office open: 19.30–20.30
  • Visiting times: 20.00–21.30
  • Morning visits:  8.30–14.00

IMPORTANT: Access to the Nasrid Palaces only at the times specified on the admission ticket.